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Community Sports Calendar (North) for July 21, 2013

Updated: August 22, 2013 6:14AM



BASEBALL

Burbank: The Illinois Chargers will hold tryouts for the 2014 season at Michael Looney Park, 77th Street and Narragansett Ave. 10U tryouts will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday and Aug. 3. 11U tryouts will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 3 and 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 10. 12U tryouts will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 3. 13U tryouts will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, 12:30 to 2 p.m. Aug. 3 and 5:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 8. 14U tryouts will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday and Aug. 3. A manager is also needed for the 10U team. Information: Bill Olsen, (708) 417-6074.

Southland: The High School Fall Baseball League will feature a network of leagues spanning from Chicago to Dayton, Ohio in the 2013 season. Leagues are open to kids who will be in high school in the fall. Leagues play on Sundays, beginning Aug. 25 and ending Oct. 13 with the HSFBL Championship Tournament in Indianapolis. Leagues will play a six-week regular season, followed by postseason tournaments and an All-Star Showcase. Fee: $225. Register by Aug. 4. Information: www.hsfbl.com.

BASKETBALL

Southland: The Illinois Hoopla is hosting tryouts for its spring/summer session for boys and girls in grades three to 12. Information: Coach Rick, (708) 460-6513 or email hooplamr@aol.com; www.illinoishoopla.com.

SOCCER

Southland: The Mokena Park District will hold a United Soccer Academy recreational league, for boys and girls at the U8 to U14 levels, this fall beginning Aug. 19. Practices will be held Mondays to Thursdays with most games played Thursdays and Saturdays at local parks. Fees: $150 resident, $155 nonresident (includes T-shirts and awards). Register by Aug. 5. A United Soccer Academy mini-clinic, free for anyone registered for the league, will also be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 17 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Lane. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

SOFTBALL

Southland: The Mokena Park District is offering an adult men’s 12-inch softball league that will run from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays from Aug. 4 to Sept. 29 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Lane. Team rosters must consist of between 12 and 20 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular -season and postseason winners. Fees: $500 resident, $525 nonresident per team. Register by July 20. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Southland: The Mokena Park District will host four adult indoor coed volleyball leagues in the fall, beginning Sept. 9. The A-League (competitive) will play on Monday nights, the B-League (upper-intermediate) and C-League (lower-intermediate) on Tuesday nights and the D-League (recreational) on Wednesday nights. Matches will be played from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center, 10847 W. LaPorte Road. Team rosters must consist of between six and 12 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular-season and postseason winners. Fees: $325 resident, $350 nonresident per team. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

Southland: Registration is open for Attack Volleyball Club’s summer camps. Two skill camps will be held at the Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th St. The second camp will run from July 29 to August 1. Register at the Sportsplex or contact Pam Campbell, (312) 806-7387 or email campbellpam@comcast.net.


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